Practitioners’ Guides

BCPSEA produces a number of books to assist human resources practitioners in managing human resources issues in their school districts. To obtain a copy of any of these guides, please e-mail

Perspectives Practices and Pacticalities Guide

Perspectives, Practices and Practicalities: Preparing to Negotiate a Collective Agreement helps you understand your union–management relationship, identify your bargaining style, and provides guidelines and strategies to help you successfully negotiate a collective agreement.

Disputes and the Collective Agreement: Effectively Managing the Grievance Process provides ideas and strategies designed to help the reader gather and organize information to assist in the resolution of disputes during the term of the collective agreement.